List of opera houses

This is a list of notable opera houses listed by continent, then by country with the name of the opera house and city. The opera company is sometimes named for clarity.

Opera house

AfricaEdit

 
Sayed Darwish Theatre, Alexandria

EgyptEdit

South AfricaEdit

TunisiaEdit

MoroccoEdit

AsiaEdit

ArmeniaEdit

AzerbaijanEdit

BangladeshEdit

  • Hatirjheel Opera House, Dhaka

ChinaEdit

GeorgiaEdit

 
Georgia's Tbilisi Opera

Hong KongEdit

IndiaEdit

IndonesiaEdit

IranEdit

IsraelEdit

JapanEdit

KazakhstanEdit

KuwaitEdit

MalaysiaEdit

MongoliaEdit

OmanEdit

PhilippinesEdit

SingaporeEdit

SyriaEdit

South KoreaEdit

TaiwanEdit

 
Main entrance to the Ankara Opera House

TajikistanEdit

ThailandEdit

TurkeyEdit

 
Hanoi Opera House

United Arab EmiratesEdit

UzbekistanEdit

VietnamEdit

EuropeEdit

AlbaniaEdit

AustriaEdit

BelarusEdit

BelgiumEdit

Bosnia and HerzegovinaEdit

  • National Theatre Opera and Ballet, Sarajevo

BulgariaEdit

CroatiaEdit

Czech RepublicEdit

 
Copenhagen Opera House

DenmarkEdit

EstoniaEdit

FinlandEdit

FranceEdit

 
Palais Garnier, Paris

GermanyEdit

 
Semperoper, Dresden
 
Theater Duisburg (2009)
 
Badisches Staatstheater, Karlsruhe

GreeceEdit

HungaryEdit

 
Hungarian State Opera House

IcelandEdit

IrelandEdit

ItalyEdit

 
La Scala, Milan
 
Interior: La Fenice, Venice, 1837
 
Teatro San Carlo, Naples: View from the royal box
 
Teatro Massimo, Palermo, biggest theater in Italy and third in Europe

LatviaEdit

 
Latvian National Opera

LithuaniaEdit

MaltaEdit

 
Dutch National Opera & Ballet, Amsterdam

MoldovaEdit

MonacoEdit

 
The new opera house, Oslo, Norway

NetherlandsEdit

North MacedoniaEdit

  • National Opera and Ballet

NorwayEdit

PolandEdit

 
Wrocław Opera in Wrocław

PortugalEdit

 
São Carlos main façade, Lisbon

RomaniaEdit

 
Iaşi Romanian National Opera

RussiaEdit

 
Bolshoi Theatre, Moscow
 
Mariinsky Theatre, Saint Petersburg

SerbiaEdit

 
Teatro Real, Madrid
 
Gothenburg Opera
 
Läckö Castle – venue of the Castle Opera

SlovakiaEdit

SloveniaEdit

SpainEdit

SwedenEdit

SwitzerlandEdit

UkraineEdit

United Kingdom and DependenciesEdit

EnglandEdit

 
Royal Opera House, London
 
Wales Millennium Centre

Northern IrelandEdit

ScotlandEdit

WalesEdit

JerseyEdit

North AmericaEdit

 
The Four Seasons Centre, Toronto
 
Great Theatre of Havana
 
Palacio de Bellas Artes, Mexico City

CanadaEdit

Costa RicaEdit

CubaEdit

Dominican RepublicEdit

El SalvadorEdit

MexicoEdit

United StatesEdit

 
The Kennedy Center, Washington, D.C., as seen from the Potomac River
 
War Memorial Opera House, San Francisco
 
Sarasota Opera House, March 2008, after complete interior and exterior renovation
 
Wortham Center, Houston, Texas

OceaniaEdit

 
Opera House, Wellington

AustraliaEdit

New ZealandEdit

South AmericaEdit

 
Teatro Colón, Buenos Aires
 
Teatro Amazonas, Manaus
 
Teatro de Cristobal Colón, Bogotá
 
Teatro Solís, Montevideo

ArgentinaEdit

BoliviaEdit

BrazilEdit

ChileEdit

ColombiaEdit

PeruEdit

UruguayEdit

VenezuelaEdit

 
Teatro Municipal de Valencia

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

Notes

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  5. ^ "HNK Ivan pl. Zajc Rijeka".
  6. ^ "HNK Split > Naslovnica". www.hnk-split.hr.
  7. ^ "HNK Varaždin". www.hnkvz.hr.
  8. ^ "Hrvatsko narodno kazalište". HNK.
  9. ^ "londinoupolis: The Apollo Municipal Theatre in Ermoupolis, Siros". November 19, 2011.
  10. ^ "Icelandic opera official website in English". Archived from the original on 2009-05-03. Retrieved 2009-06-28.
  11. ^ "Opera Braşov". www.opera-brasov.ro.
  12. ^ "Opera Comica Pentru Copii". www.operacomica.ro.
  13. ^ Craiova Romanian Opera official website Archived 2013-08-31 at the Wayback Machine
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  15. ^ Teatrul Național de Operă și Operetă "Nae Leonard", official website
  16. ^ "Teatrul Național de Operă și Balet "Oleg Danovski"". tnobconstanta.ro.
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  22. ^ http://www.opera-centre.ru/centre
  23. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2013-11-14. Retrieved 2013-11-24.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  24. ^ http://www.kazan-opera.ru/en/about/history/
  25. ^ http://www.novayaopera.ru/en?page=theatre
  26. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2006-10-11. Retrieved 2006-11-19.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
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  28. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2013-12-02. Retrieved 2013-11-24.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
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  31. ^ "Stanislavsky and Nemirovich-Danchenko Moscow Music Theatre". stanmus.com.
  32. ^ "Главная | Театр оперы и балета УР". operaizh.ru.
  33. ^ "Дніпропетровський театр опери та балету". Театр опери і балету.
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  35. ^ "Domain For Sale". www.afternic.com. Archived from the original on October 8, 2007.
  36. ^ "Львівський Національний Академічний театр опери та балету". Львівський Національний Академічний театр опери та балету.
  37. ^ Odessa State Academic Opera and Ballet Theatre official website, in English Archived 2009-02-24 at the Wayback Machine
  38. ^ "San Diego Opera 2018-19 Season". San Diego Opera.
  39. ^ "Brooklyn Academy of Music (BAM) in New York City". Travel + Leisure. Retrieved February 7, 2015.
  40. ^ Howard Gilman Opera House in Brooklyn, NY – NY Daily News (Retrieved on June 21, 2009) Archived July 14, 2011, at the Wayback Machine
  41. ^ "Moores School of Music list of opera performances, 2009/10". Archived from the original on June 20, 2009.
  42. ^ University of Houston facilities
  43. ^ Live, Auckland. "Home". Auckland Live.
  44. ^ "Oamaru Opera house website". Archived from the original on May 31, 2009.
  45. ^ "Buenos Aires Lírica". www.balirica.org.ar.
  46. ^ "Teatro El Circulo website showing 2009 performances of operas". Archived from the original on July 22, 2009.
  47. ^ "Teatro Municipal official website with opera offerings, 2009". Archived from the original on June 26, 2009.

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